New Product Planner

Job Title: New Product Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chiyoda-ku, Japan
Salary: 7000000 - 9000000
Reference: 10417
Contact Name: Mike Byrnes
Job Published: July 13, 2018 09:00

Job Description


 JOB TITLE: New product planner, Luxury

  1. The New Product Planner closely monitors the stock situation of all new products for Leather goods and accessories and organize the deliveries to stores.
  2. The NP Planner is also the Supply chain key contact for Pop-up stores. He/She shares for all products categories the stock visibility and plans the deliveries with retail teams and logistics.


  1. Report to Sales Planning Manager


  1. Merchandising team
  2. Warehousing team
  3. Retail team
  4. Central Supply Chain team
  5. Singapore Supply Chain team


3rd party warehouse (KWE)


  1. Share with all departments stock situation for all New products and main pop-ups.
  2. Set up in-house IS for each New Product Delivery
  3. Place orders in SAP and Inform/liaise with warehouse
  4. Deal with store inquiries about New Products (mail/phone)
  5. Organize and follow up using in-house IS store to store transfer
  6. Communicate with other Supply Chain teams in HQ and in Singapore to prepare visibility on the coming launches
  7. Price and Referential Update


  1. At least 3 years of experience in Supply Chain
  2. Ability to deal with large number of data / repetitive operational work while keeping precise/accurate
  3. Good communication skill
  4. Very rigorous. Logical/engineer mindset.
  5. Strong Excel skills and good affinity with various IS tools. At ease with database querying.
  6. Japanese and English professional level